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  • Berlin, NJ
  • United States
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Mast Cell Tumor

Started this discussion. Last reply by SHARON GREIMAN May 3, 2011. 1 Reply

Pearl just had 4 mast cell tumors removed  from her stomach, right inner thigh, left leg and above her front right leg last Tuesday. The vet said they were all grade 1 but know i found another one on…Continue


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About Me:
My name is Michele.I am married and have 2 sons Christopher 9 and Ethan 7.
How many pugs own me:
2 wonderful pugs Pearl and Jam
About my Pugs:
Pearl's Story
I took my husband on a suprise vacation to Baltimore to go see Eddie Vedder in concert on his solo tour. He is the singer for Pearl Jam our favorite band. I worked at an animal shelter and on our way home one of my coworkers called told me a pug named Pearl was just surrendered and she would keep her in my office until I got there. One hour later i met her and we have been together ever since.
Jam's Story
I was working on Christmas Eve when a man called and said he wanted to surrender two 2 year old male pugs.I dont understand how someone could surrender there animals on Christmas Eve but I told him to bring them in for an evaluation. Their names were Dale and Lucky. Dale looked ok he had fleas and needed to be neutered. Lucky was a different story. His skin was so infected it was swollen and grey it looked like the skin of an elephant.He also had major hair loss. The shelter was small and couldnt afford to pay for Lucky's large medical bills so I offered to foster and pay his bills until he was well enough to be adopted. My vet told me every dog she has ever seen named Lucky has has major medical problems so we should change his name but i wanted to let his adoptive parents rename him. About 2 months later the vet noticed he was walking funny.We did xrays and found out he would need hip surgery. By that time he had become part of our family so we adopted and renamed him Jam.

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At 5:14pm on April 23, 2011, Pugman! said…
Here's wishing you and those fur kids of yours a very Happy Easter!
At 3:04pm on April 23, 2011, Darlene said…
Pearl and Jam are precious!  Our three came to us as "rescues". Our first, Molly, was a breeder give away, who ended up with us through a friend of a friend.  Lexi, our second girl was our third foster, who we just couldn't part with...and Sam our "boy" was surrendered to a shelter and doomed to be put down for "nipping". We agreed to adopt him before even seeing him in person.(But isn't that always the way!) Sam has bad hips and will eventually need surgery.  He also has a urinary tract problem which means he's on prescription food for the rest of his life...but he has given us so much joy and laughs!  He's also the protective one!  No one gets in this house without his approval! :)
At 2:55pm on April 23, 2011, Darlene said…

Hi Chel!  All is doing well with all my "Pug kids" for the moment.  Happy Easter and hope to meet you soon!


At 8:56am on April 3, 2011, julie foutch said…
Hello just checking in and saw your photos they are so sweet hope your little one is doing okay warm hugs being sent your way please take care.
At 2:09pm on March 25, 2011, Pug Chick said…
Hi Chel I just ran accross you r story about Pearl & Jam.  Bless their hearts they are so lucky to have found you.  Kudos to you for taking them in and giving thema loving 4-ever home.  They both look wonderful.  But I did read about Pearls tumors poor thing.  How is she doing now?  I like their new names BTW.
At 6:57am on March 25, 2011, Helena Brown gave Chel a gift
For you kindness to Pugs. in need.
At 6:56am on March 25, 2011, Helena Brown said…
A very warm welcome to the Family Chel, Pearl and Jam, two very lucky Pugs to have you. Helena and Hektor
At 5:15pm on March 23, 2011, Di's spoiled kids said…
Hi Chel and welcome to pugslife.  Sounds to me like you have two very lucky pugs
At 11:10am on March 23, 2011, Pugman! said…
The kids and I are happy to be your friends.  I hope you enjoy this site.  There are a lot of fantastic people here.  Maybe one day I shall be one also :)
At 10:55am on March 23, 2011, Pugman! said…
This is a wonderful story and I thank you so much for sharing it with all of us here.  Welcome to and your family.

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